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Hit Up These Restaurants Next Time You Want to Brunch in Downtown Tampa

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Brunch is undeniably the best meal of the day on weekends–it’s a time to catch up with friends or celebrate a special day while enjoying amazing food. Downtown Tampa has a divine brunch scene that we personally love for its unlimited boozy mimosa deals and amazing food options.

Brunch is no game, but these would definitely be winners if it were. Here are the top places for brunch in Downtown Tampa. Tap on the area you want to explore, and take your pick!

Brunch it Up in Channelside

Brunch In Channelside: District Tavern

District Tavern

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sundays | 11:00am–3:00pm
📍 116 N 12th St, Tampa, FL 33602

Unwind for the weekend with brunch at District Tavern! On Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 3pm, you can savor bottomless mimosas, various cocktails, Ginger Beard coffee, and an assortment of breakfast and lunch bites! Most of their brunch dishes include a mix of classic breakfast favorites like bacon, eggs, toast, and biscuits. F

or our veggie-lovers, District Tavern also offers an Impossible sausage substitute!

Brunch In Channelside: Jotoro


Brunch Hours
Sunday | 11:00am–2:00pm 
📍 615 Channelside Dr, Tampa, FL 33602

Rise and dine on some “fine Mexican provisions” at Jotoro. This spot makes for a fantastic brunch location, especially for those with large groups of people or out on a date!

Jotoro offers large shareable platters, like their Guacamole Toast and their Crispy Maple Bacon, that provide enough food for the whole table to enjoy. They offer various cocktails, including bloody marys, mimosas, sangria, and a tequila special to pair with your meal. They now also have bottomless mimosas for $20!

Other tasty treats on their brunch menu include a Thai salad, churro French toast, Chilaquiles Rojo and eggs, and steak and eggs carne asada style.

Brunch In Channelside: Milkin' It Cafe

Milkin' It

Monday–Thursday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Friday–Saturday |  12:00pm–11:00pm
Sunday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
📍1000 Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL 33602

Did you love cereal as a child? Milkin’ It Café brings all your inner child cereal dreams to life with their homemade cereal delights and coffee creations.

Milkin’ It also offers a food menu avocado toast, bagels, cookies, and sandwiches. We recommend ordering one of their bagel sandwiches (on the rainbow bagel) with Cream Cheese instead of regular cheese–pair it with a Cinnamon Toast Crunch-infused almond milk, and you’ve got yourself a brunch!

Brunch it Up in Downtown Tampa

Brunch In Downtown Tampa: Haiku


Brunch Hours
Sunday | 11:00am–3:00pm
📍 808 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

There’s an Asian-fusion restaurant in Downtown Tampa, and trust us, you’re going to want to check it out. Haiku’s mission revolves around extreme quality, dedicated service, and beautiful presentation, so you know you’re always getting the best of the best. They now have brunch! Every Saturday and Sunday, enjoy $20 bottomless mimosas and $15 Sake mimosas.

We recommend trying the Shrimp Avocado Toast or Pork BBQ Benedict. Enjoy an amazing brunch with delicious foods and good vibes.

Brunch In Downtown Tampa: Yeoman'S Cask &Amp; Lion

Yeoman's Cask & Lion

Kickstart your mornings at Yeoman’s Cask & Lion. The vibe here is really cool and a fun spot to meet up with people. If you’re looking for a drink–or several–Yeoman’s Cask & Lion has bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys all day, every single day! 

You can’t go wrong with that kind of deal! They also have delicious brunch food to pair with the drinks! The breakfast mac & cheese is the best thing we’ve ever had here, and always order it without hesitation.

Quick tip: Scroll down the page to see the current brunch menu.

Brunch In Downtown Tampa: Did Modern Mediterranean

Dio Modern Mediterranean

Brunch Hours
Sunday | 9:00am–3:30pm
📍 519 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

Dio Modern Mediterranean is an eclectic restaurant perfect for awesome outdoor seating and sippin’ on the best brunch cocktails like mimosas, Bloody Marys, and muddled peach Bellinis. 

Hanging out at Dio Modern Mediterranean for brunch in Downtown Tampa gives off the most chill vibes. In addition to the bubbles, the food is so tasty, and they have a ton of unique options to choose from. We recommend the brunch board or lobster hash!

Brunch In Downtown Tampa: Bizou Brasserie

Bizou Brasserie

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sunday | 7:00am–2:00pm
📍 601 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Bizou Brasserie is located in the absolutely beautiful Le Meridien Hotel. It’s a historical landmark with many photo ops right outside the hotel. Bizou Brasserie has a ritzy ambiance and a great breakfast menu that many love dearly. 

They have simple menu items, but the flavors will completely blow your taste buds away. We recommend their eggs benedict for a tasty meal paired with your favorite brunch cocktail or coffee drink!

Brunch it Up in Water Street

Brunch In Water Street: Anchor And Brine

Anchor and Brine

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sunday | 11:00am–4:00pm📍505 Water Street, Tampa, FL 33602

Anchor and Brine is a solid brunch option in Downtown Tampa for awesome vibes and a beautiful water view. The atmosphere is incredible on a nice day! Their brunch food is a satisfactory experience if you love raw oysters, acai and chia bowls, avocado toast, and more. 

Anchor and Brine’s menu is extremely impressive, and everyone will find something they’ll love. This is a great place to glam up and enjoy a perfect morning on the water with some friends!

Brunch In Water Street: Cafe Waterside

Café Waterside

Business Hours
Friday–Sunday | 6:30am–11:00am
📍 505 Water St, Tampa, FL 33602

Located at the Tampa Marriott on Water Street, Café Waterside is a perfect way to start your weekend!

Enjoy–you guessed it–waterside views will dig into a delicious plate of pancakes, omelets, etc. Make a reservation and treat yourself to a delicious, casual breakfast or brunch.

Brunch it Up in Harbour Island

Brunch In Harbour Island: American Social

American Social

Brunch Hours
Saturday–Sunday | 11:00am–3:00pm
📍 601 S Harbour Island Blvd Tampa, FL 33602

Bottomless mimosas are never a bad idea. At American Social, they know that these sweet beverages drive in a youthful crowd. On Saturdays, they offer free bottomless mimosas for the ladies with a purchase of an entree, and on Sundays, their unlimited mimosas are just $16. 

American Social is a staple brunch spot in Downtown Tampa to hang out with a group of friends and to get the day started the only way we know how! In addition to clinking your glasses, they also have amazing food. We recommend the tasty breakfast pizza.

Brunch In Harbour Island: Jackson'S Bistro

Jackson's Bistro

Brunch Hours
Sunday | 10:30am–2:30pm
📍 601 S Harbour Island Blvd, Tampa, FL 33602

Curate your dream brunch platter while enjoying breathtaking waterfront views at Jackson’s Bistro. On Sundays, Jackson’s sets up a buffet filled with breakfast bites, sushi, pasta, customizable omelets, pasta of your choice, and a carving station, salads, pastries, and, our favorite, dessert.

You get to savor a grand food selection for $37.99 and $14.99 for children (per person). You can fuel your body with sweet, savory, and fresh fish to go about the rest of your Sunday packed with nutrients and energy.

Each week their selection varies, and their carving station rotates between oven-roasted turkey, pork loin, honey-baked ham, and roast beef. We recommend making a reservation beforehand because they get packed fast!

Explore More in Downtown Tampa

Brunch is so fun, especially with a cool group. So grab your sunglasses, wake up your friends, and head to one of these top places for brunch in Downtown Tampa. 

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Contributing Authors

Aimee Pacchiarotti

Aimee Pacchiarotti

Aimee is a UNATION team member and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do near you, subscribe to our text and email, and follow us on social!

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